The mysterious disappearance of Malaysian Flight 307 has many experts asking if something more could be done to track commercial flights, and safety officials say it may be time to re-think the black boxes.
A convicted killer is nearly half-a-million dollars richer after filing a civil rights lawsuit against a guard accused of beating him after his arrest.
Mexican authorities say they have killed Nazario Moreno, one of the country’s most notorious drug lords. The announcement came as a big surprise, because Moreno was supposed to have been dead already.
State law mandates the Geriatric Authority of Holyoke has about four weeks to find new homes for its residents and then another four weeks after that to move the residents.
In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers have developed a blood test for Alzheimer’s disease that predicts with astonishing accuracy whether a healthy person will develop the disease.
Close to 100 people, many of Tibetan descent, chanted and marched peacefully on Main Street in Northampton Monday night.
There’s a drug that could likely help Josh Hardy, but the drug company won’t give it to him. They say spending the time to help Josh and others like him will slow down their efforts to get this drug on the market.
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder on Monday called an increase in heroin-related deaths an “urgent and growing public health crisis” and said first responders should carry with them a drug that can reverse the effects of an overdose.
A former Florida resident who defrauded victims across the country, including in Massachusetts, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Springfield to charges stemming from a $7 million investment fraud scheme.
The Springfield-based Center for Human Development is expanding into Franklin County with facilities for mental health care and substance abuse treatment for women.